New York By Rail: Your Amtrak Travel Guide to Destinations From New York City to Vermont and Canada


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Top College Towns in New York State Reachable Via Amtrak (8/24/15) New York State has more colleges than any state. Visit these campuses with special attractions open to the public.
Upcoming Events in the Capitol Region (8/17/15) You'll find some great events this fall in Albany, Renssalaer, and Schenectady!
Baseball Sites in New York that You Can Reach Via Amtrak (8/6/15) Whether you're a Mets fan or Minor League buff, here's where you can catch a great game.

2015's Best Fall Foliage Train Tours in New York State
With the crisp autumn weather on the way, you can look forward to the great fall foliage tours offered by each of these scenic railroads in New York State -- AND enjoy Amtrak's Great American Dome Car! On the scenic railroads, you can enjoy the historic atmosphere at the depots, as well as the vintage rolling stock-steam locomotives, diesel engines, and newly-restored trolleys.
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Throughout the rest of this website, you will find everything you need to plan an amazing train travel experience on Amtrak® through beautiful New York, Vermont, and Canada!

On the left side of this website, you will find links to Amtrak's official site for making reservations and tons of great information on all the Amtrak destinations in New York, Vermont, and Canada.  Get plugged in and stay updated on news, events, and information using our social media sites and our blog!  We also encourage you to sign up for our free newsletter to receive timely updates, discounts, event announcements, and travel tips!

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Enjoy the Journey!




Tom Martinelli


New York By Rail